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Texas Couple Behind Bars After Toddler Dies From Oven Burns

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 11.24.2015 | Crime

A Texas mother and her boyfriend are behind bars after police say the woman's toddler was baked to death inside an oven after being left home alone w...

Texas Man Stabs Robbery Suspect With Pumpkin Carving Knife

Reuters | David Moye | Posted 10.29.2015 | Weird News

A Dallas-area father carving jack-o-lanterns with his 7-year-old daughter for Halloween stabbed a suspected car thief with a knife after the a...

Texas Executes Its 12th Inmate Of 2015

AP | Nico Pitney | Posted 10.14.2015 | Crime

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas man already being sought for a neighbor's slaying when he killed a Dallas police officer outside a club was ex...

Teen Disappears En Route To Church, Found Murdered In Minivan

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 10.13.2015 | Crime

Police in Texas are asking the public to help identify a suspect in the murder of Zoe Hastings, an 18-year-old girl missionary prep student,...

Missing 6-Year-Old Alexis Johnson Spotted In Louisiana

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 10.13.2015 | Crime

Update: Oct. 13 -- Alexis Johnson was found safe in Louisiana late Monday. Authorities have arrested her alleged abductor, Harvey Eugene York Jr...

Police Hunt For Alleged Mastermind Of Texas Dentist's Murder

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 10.05.2015 | Crime

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The University of Texas Faculty Are Watching Oregon Uneasily

The Conversation US | Posted 10.03.2015 | Politics
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In the spirit of defending personal and organizational interests,I hope that the university will make provisions to protect the interests of the students, staff and faculty who want to work, teach and learn in gun-free environments where everybody can freely express his or her ideas without fear.

Texas Teen Accused Of Killing His Pregnant Mother

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 09.30.2015 | Crime

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Missing Mom's Family Says Husband Holds Key To Disappearance

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 09.25.2015 | Crime

A Texas man may hold the key to unlocking the mystery of what happened to his wife -- a mother of three who vanished six months ago, his mot...

Boyfriend’s Ex Questioned In Murdered Dentist Case

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 09.10.2015 | Crime

Authorities in Texas have allegedly connected a vehicle used in the violent slaying of Kendra Hatcher to her boyfriend's former girlfriend. ...

Who Wanted This Dentist Dead?

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 09.08.2015 | Crime

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Texas School District Investigates After Players Hit Referee

AP | Justin Block | Posted 09.06.2015 | Sports

MARBLE FALLS, Texas — A San Antonio School district is investigating after a football player ran into the back of a referee watching a play and ...

Dallas Police Searching For Killer Of Popular Dentist

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 09.04.2015 | Crime

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'Obsessed' Man Reportedly Eyed In Theft Of Julie Mott's Body

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 08.27.2015 | Crime

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Woman Says Gas Station Strip Search Was Like Sexual Assault

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 08.18.2015 | Crime

A Texas woman says police held her down in a gas station parking lot, pulled off her pants and subjected her to an illegal and humiliating b...

Judge Says Man Can Either Get Married Or Go To Jail

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 08.07.2015 | Crime

Maybe the Texas judge is a Dennis Miller fan. Smith County Judge Randall Rogers told Josten Bundy in July he could either marry hi...

Neal Falls' Dog Could Help Cops Solve Mystery Of Alleged Serial Killer

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 07.31.2015 | Crime

Authorities in West Virginia are on the hunt for a dog they say could hold the key to solving the mystery behind Neal Falls, a 45-year-old Oregon man...

Officials Deny That Sandra Bland Dashcam Video Was Edited

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 07.22.2015 | Crime

Texas authorities are denying accusations that the shocking Sandra Bland dashcam video has been edited. Jumps, loops and other inconsistencies in the...

Man Admits He killed His Wife To 'Keep Her Quiet:' Police

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 06.25.2015 | Crime

A Texas man has confessed to smothering his wife with a pillow to "keep her quiet," according to reports. Jonathan Edelen, 34, told an officer to ...

$175,000 Worth Of Cocaine Washes Up On Texas Beach

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.19.2015 | Weird News

A man in Galveston, Texas, got a big shock Sunday morning while walking along the beach. The unidentified man found 15 pounds of cocaine with an es...

Trooper In Trouble For Snoop Dogg Photo Sues Bosses

AP | Posted 06.29.2015 | Weird News

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas trooper has sued his bosses after being reprimanded over his photo with rapper Snoop Dogg at South by Southwest. Depar...

Woman Accused Of Helping Starve Child To Rid Him Of 'Demon'

AP | DIANA HEIDGERD | Posted 04.15.2015 | Crime

DALLAS (AP) — A woman who operated a church at her suburban Dallas home has been arrested for allegedly helping starve a 2-year-old boy to rid him o...

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'She Didn't Just Vanish' | David Lohr | Posted 04.07.2015 | Crime

The sister of a missing mother from Ardmore, Oklahoma, is appealing to the public for help. Jody Cook Wood, 38, has not been seen for nearly three ...

Texas Couple Both Dead After Argument Over $500 Lottery Ticket

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2015 | Crime

By Marice Richter DALLAS, Texas, March 31 (Reuters) - A winning scratch-off lottery ticket worth $500 prompted an argument between a c...

'He Had A Lot Of Faith In His Future'

AP | DAVID WARREN | Posted 03.11.2015 | Crime

DALLAS (AP) — An Iraqi man who fled violence in his homeland to reunite with his wife in the United States had been in Texas just three weeks when h...